Carla Bruni, First Chanteuse

carlaItalian born beauty Carla Bruni, before she was known as the First Lady of France and wife of Nicolas Sarkozy, had a very cultural life. Before she entered the world stage of French politics, Madame Sarkozy had a modelling career for the finest European fashion houses like Yves Saint Laurent and Gianfranco Ferré as well as life as a renowned folk singer. So should you listen to her music? All politics aside, it is great. Just listen to her first major album Quelqu’un m’a dit  and you will be under the musical spell of the chicest wife of a French diplomat.